September 19, 2016

The East Central Community College golf team traveled to Wesson Sept. 17-18 to complete in Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges Event No. 1, hosted by Copiah-Lincoln Community College.

East Central finished in ninth place in the competition, posting a team score of 640 over the 36-hole event.

Posting the top score for ECCC was freshman Bailey Threlkeld of Choctawhatchee High School (Shalimar, Fla.), who shot a two-day 152 to finish tied for 24th. Other Warrior golfers included freshman David Barry of West Jones High School, who finished tied for 33rd with a 157; sophomore Seth McCormick, who tied for 46th with a 165; and freshman Noah Parnell, who shot a 174 and finished in 55th place.

The Warriors will next compete Sept. 25-26 at the Northwest Mississippi Community College Invitational to be held at the Wedgewood and North Creek courses in Southaven.